The table below looks at the statistics for WCAG skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WCAG over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
Rank - 10 -
Contract jobs citing WCAG 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 1.47% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
+37.50% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.28 - -
WCAG
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
10 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 8.13% 5.88% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 6
Average daily rate £413 £358 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £312 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £404 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
+70.00% +45.77%

WCAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WCAG across the Solihull region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

WCAG Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

WCAG
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WCAG across the Solihull region.

WCAG Daily Rate Trend in Solihull